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15760 Albion (1992 QB1)
Classification: TransNeptunian Object          SPK-ID: 2015760
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 6 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .07095576580673071 4.6504e-05  
a 43.92548221450203 0.0029065 au
q 40.80871598554211 0.00067178 au
i 2.179672435758199 5.5297e-05 deg
node 359.2764271365054 0.0008654 deg
peri .7764584153195069 0.013372 deg
M 34.04050462743012 0.014458 deg
tp 2448945.855440573718
(1992-Nov-19.35544057)
3.4086 TDB
period 106334.2650471961
291.13
10.554
0.0289
d
yr
n .003385550272437724 3.3603e-07 deg/d
Q 47.04224844346195 0.0031127 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      91  
   data-arc span      9621 days (26.34 yr)  
   first obs. used      1992-08-30  
   last obs. used      2019-01-02  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      3  
   norm. resid. RMS      .8145  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Feb-22 21:27:12  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 39.8057 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 35.8489 au 
 T_jup = 5.911 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 7.1   n/a MPO284278  

15760 Albion           Discovered 1992 Aug. 30 by D. C. Jewitt and J. X. Luu at Mauna Kea.
In the creation mythology of William Blake (1757-1827), Albion is the island-dwelling primordial man who divided himself into the four Zoas (Urthona, Urizen, Luvah and Tharmas), each representing important aspects of human character.
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Reference: MPC batch dated 2018-01-31Last Updated: 2018-02-05
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